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Choose from 49 pictures in our Hg collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Cock Fighting' at Birchington Sports Day Featured Print

Cock Fighting' at Birchington Sports Day

Two VAD Hospital patients taking part in an event called 'Cock Fighting' at the Sports Day organised by the Quex Park VAD Hospital and its Annexe at St Michael's in Birchington. The event was held at the Woodford House School field to raise money for the Birchington War Depot which provided articles to the local hospitals. 8.14s. was raised. 'Cock Fighting' was event No. 6 on the programme. A large crowd of local people is watching. The Quex Park VAD Hospital opened on 15 October 1914 and closed on 31 January 1919. The hospital was run by Kent/178, the Birchington Detachment. The Commandant was Hannah Powell-Cotton (1881-1964), wife of Major Percy HG Powell-Cotton (1866-1940) of Quex Park, founder of the Powell-Cotton Museum. Major Powell-Cotton was the VAD Transport Officer for the Isle of Thanet area, responsible for organising the transport of patients from the stations to the local hospitals. Date: 1918

© The Powell-Cotton Museum Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

Studio photograph of a British soldier Featured Print

Studio photograph of a British soldier

Studio photograph of a British soldier in khaki uniform. Printed by The Clock Tower Studios, 1 Marine Terrace, Elephant Hill, Margate. On the reverse is written'Feb 8th 1915. To Madam From 10608 Pte. A. Anderson, 5th Royal Berks.' Private Alexander Anderson was a patient at Quex Park between 14th January and 25th February 1915. He was suffering from influenza. Private Anderson died of wounds on 25 September 1915. He has no known grave and is remembered on the Ploegsteert Memorial in Belgium.The Quex Park VAD Hospital opened on 15 October 1914 and closed on 31 January 1919. The hospital was run by Kent/178, the Birchington Detachment. The Commandant was Hannah Powell-Cotton (1881-1964), wife of Major Percy HG Powell-Cotton (1866-1940) of Quex Park, founder of the Powell-Cotton Museum. Date: 1915

© The Powell-Cotton Museum Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

Studio photo of Arthur Colinet Featured Print

Studio photo of Arthur Colinet

Studio photograph of Arthur Colinet, Belgian soldier from Anor in northern France . He was a patient at the Quex Park VAD hospital between 11 December 1914 and 29 March 1915. He had a leg wound. On the back of the photograph is written '(31/1/15) Un sourvenir d'un soldat belge. Arthur Colinet, cap. (caporal) corps cycliste, 1ere division de cavalerie, Arm饠Belge'. The Quex Park VAD Hospital opened on 15 October 1914 and closed on 31 January 1919. The hospital was run by Kent/178, the Birchington Detachment. The Commandant was Hannah Powell-Cotton (1881-1964), wife of Major Percy HG Powell-Cotton (1866-1940) of Quex Park, founder of the Powell-Cotton Museum. Date: 1915

© The Powell-Cotton Museum Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library